Parking & Directions

Greater Boston Zen Center
552 Massachusetts Avenue #208
2nd floor
Cambridge, MA 02139

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How to get here:

We're right in Central Square on Mass Ave in Cambridge. We're very close to the Central Square T stop on the Red Line. We're conveniently located near MIT, Harvard University, and the MBTA.

Parking:
Unrestricted On-Street Parking on Broadway -- Free Parking All Day
Limited number of parking spaces between Antrim St. and Prospect (on one side of the street)
Please pay close attention to street signs!

*** BEST PARKING OPTION FOR ALL-DAY SITS & COMMUTER RETREATS
Pilgrim Parking lot (YMCA)
438 Green Street, near the Central Square Red Line T station
Details and entrance location.
NOTE: This location accepts CASH ONLY.
Saturday & Sunday: $10 flat rate (7 am to 7 am)
Weekday Evenings: $10 flat rate (M-F, 5 pm to 7 am)
Weekday:  $13 first hour up to $38 max (M-F, 7 am to 5 pm)

Alewife MBTA Parking
Park and take MBTA to Central Square
Daily fee: Mon-Fri: $9 | Sat-Sun: $3
(Prices are valid for up to 14 hours of parking. After the first 14 hours, the daily rate is $15.)
See here for details

*** CAMBRIDGE CITY PARKING LOTS ONLY OFFER 2 AND 4-HOUR PARKING
When parking in City lots, you must move your vehicle from that lot prior to being there for the posted amount of time which is either two or four hours depending on location and time of day. If your vehicle is parked for longer than the posted time limit, you are subject to receiving an overtime parking violation.

Cambridge Public Lots #4 and #5
Central Square, Bishop Allen Drive between Essex and Norfolk Streets
$1.25 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 2 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm - 10:00pm - 4 hour maximum

Cambridge Public Lot #6
Central Square, Bishop Allen Drive between Douglass and Columbia Streets
$1.25 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 4 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm – 10pm - 4 hour maximum

Cambridge Public Lot #8 and #9
Corner of Green and Pearl Streets; entrance at 260 Green Street
Cash Only. Credit Cards are not accepted.
$1.25 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 2 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm - 10:00pm - 4 hour maximum

*** CAMBRIDGE CITY PARKING GARAGE (CASH ONLY)
Located in Central Square at the corner of Pearl Street and Green Street.
See here for details
$2 per hour (CASH ONLY)
$9 max evening
$13 / day max on weekend
$22 max weekdays